Tag: campaign

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. Even a superstorm is no excuse for journalists not to check Twitter trolling (Guardian) 2. For campaigns’ traveling press corps, social media has changed way game is played (WaPo) 3. How to get your readers to love pay walls (paidContent) 4. Jake Levine […] more »

by Mark Hannah

With just minutes to go before last night’s second presidential debate, the folks over at PolitiFact.com sent out the following tweet: If you hear something during the #debate that you’d like us to fact-check, tweet it with #PolitiFactThis — PolitiFact (@politifact) October 17, 2012 Three hours later, after the dust had settled in the Hofstra […] more »

by Mark Hannah

As I’ve read up online about the 2012 campaign news in recent months, I’ve noticed I’m doing a lot less, well, reading. I’ve checked around a bit and confirmed that websites that traditionally focus on text-based journalism — like Politico.com and NYTimes.com — are indeed ramping up their video offerings to add a new dimension […] more »